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Funding for WKSU is made possible in part through support from the following businesses and organizations.

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WKSU is Kent State University’s award-winning NPR News and Classical Music public radio station. Serving more than 20 Ohio counties and parts of Western Pennsylvania, 89.7 WKSU operates from the station’s broadcast center in Kent and via repeater stations at 89.1 WKSV in Thompson, 89.3 WKRW in Wooster, 91.5 WKRJ in New Philadelphia, 90.7 WNRK in Norwalk, and via translator station 95.7 in Ashland.

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WKSU brings you world and national news from NPR through programs including Morning Edition and All Things Considered; regional news reports from our award-winning news staff; entertainment programs like Car Talk, A Prairie Home Companion with Garrison Keillor, and This American Life—as well as the best in classical and folk music.

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WKSU programming can be streamed live via this web site. An affiliate of National Public Radio (NPR) and Public Radio International (PRI), WKSU is a service of Kent State University.

Find out more by reading our Mission Statement, Vision Statement, Guiding Principles, and Core Values.

WKSU Offices:

1613 East Summit Street
Kent, Ohio 44242

(330) 672–3114
(800) 672–2132
FAX: (330) 672–4107

Mailing Address for membership payments:

P.O. Box 5190
Kent, OH 44242–0001

You may reach us via e-mail at
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Interested In Volunteering At WKSU? We’d Love To Have You Join Us!

More than 150 WKSU listeners support 89.7 by contributing time and energy to the station. It’s a great way to show your support of WKSU and to meet other people from Northeast Ohio who share your interests.

To become a WKSU volunteer, just complete our volunteer form. We’ll take it from there.

If you have any questions about volunteering at WKSU, please e-mail our Membership Department at .

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WKSU’s Community Advisory Council

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WKSU Follows All EEO Regulations And Reports As Required By The FCC.

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WKSU Annual Reports (directors, awards, budget, statement of activities, etc.)

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For a hard copy of the report, contact WKSU at 330–672–3114 or .

WKSU Drawing Rules:

1. No pledge is necessary to enter
2. One entry per household.
3. WKSU personnel or immediate family are not eligible to win.
4. The prizes are not redeemable for cash and cannot be exchanged.
5. The odds of winning depend on the number of entries.
6. You must be 18 years or older to enter.
7. Winners will be notified by telephone within 48 hours of their name being drawn.
8. The winner is liable for all federal, state, and local taxes that apply.


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